"The Story of . . . .the Blender???"
After a workout I sometimes like to make myself a "smoothie." You know, throw some strawberries, some yogurt, and all kinds of health food junk into a blender and in seconds I've...
Posted: June 15, 2011, 10:06 PM
"Charles the Hammer"
Of the dozen or so great military turning points in history, the defeat of the Muslim army of the Moors in 732 A.D. stands near the top---but so few people know anything about it. &...
Posted: June 20, 2011, 10:43 PM
"We Found a Way to Lose" (Part 1)
I am reading a fascinating book about the last few years of our war in Vietnam. It's called "A Better War" by Lewis Sorley (Harcourt, 1999). Mr. Sorley documents very well ...
Posted: June 23, 2011, 02:31 PM
"We Found a Way to Lose" (Part 2)
In Lewis Sorley's book "A Better War" you can see the proof that the US had actually won the war in Vietnam by 1970-71. The armed forces of South Vietnam, while not nearly as str...
Posted: June 25, 2011, 10:08 AM